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The Liberal Media

Eric Alterman

The state of conservative intellectual debate demonstrates the power of movement crazies.

The Fox News anchor’s war stories have been exposed as lies. And it’s all good.

Noam Scheiber says the mayor should focus more on economic populism—but neglects to mention his big wins for New Yorkers.

Our friends abroad give the network the derision and the mockery it deserves.

In the wake of the Paris attacks, moral idiots play their predictable roles.

Why is the political coverage in The New York Times so lame?

How the party let down the workers who once depended on it.

The election results reflect a complex reality; the press prefers simple narratives.


Eric Alterman
Eric Alterman is a Distinguished Professor of English, Brooklyn College, City...